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Design of Sewerage Systems

An Guide for Civil Engineers involved in Design of Sewerage Systems

This section is suitable for practicing Civil Engineers, Municipal & Local Council Engineers, Graduates and Students in Civil Engineering.

This section will provide a series of specialized articles for those involved in the Design, Construction & Maintenance of Sewerage Systems. A practical and simple approach is emphasized throughout, so quick references can be made. For more theoretical approach, readers are to refer to Book Sections.

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 Table of Contents

 Sewerage Criteria
  1. Types of Sewerage Systems
  2. Choice of Systems
  3. Domestic & Industrial Wastes
  4. Population & Wastes Estimates
  5. Effluent Design Criteria
  6. Choice of Gravity Sewers
  7. Choice of Pump Stations
  8. Choice of Sewage Treatment Plants
 Design Methods
  1. Design Procedures for Sewerage Systems
  2. Design of Gravity Sewers
  3. Design of Sewer Reticulation Systems
  4. Design of Pump Stations, Wet Wells & Force Mains
  5. Structural Design of Brick Manholes
  6. Structural Design of RC Manholes
  7. Structural Design of Sewer Pipes
  8. Design of Oxidation Ponds & Maturation Ponds
  9. Design of Septic Tanks
  10. Design of Imholf Tanks
  11. Package Sewerage Treatment Plant
  12. Typical details for Sewerage Systems
 Construction Methods (for site Engineers & Contractors)
  1. Trenching & Pile Laying
  2. Deep Trenching
  3. Construction Safety in Trenching
  4. Testing of Sewer Pipes

Maintenance (for Local Council & Municipal Engineers)

  1. Cleaning & Maintenance of Sewer Piles
  2. Operation and Maintenance of Treatment Plants
  3. Effluent Standards & Management
  4. Sludge Treatment

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Authur- Philip Goh (B.Sc, MIEM, P.Eng. MICE, C.Eng)
MEC Engineers, Civil & Structural Engineer



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